Ethnographic department

Items of traditional culture of the Brod Posavlje area have been gathered since the Museum was founded. A cultural-historical department was founded together with the ethnographic department in 1961, but a more systematic gathering, processing and presentation of ethnological materials started in 1968, when an ethnologist was employed. The Ethnographic Department contains around 7500 items which have displayed the rich traditional heritage of the Brod Posavlje territory and testified to the ways of life and various types of popular art since the first half of the 19th century until now.
The Department holds several collections, formed according different themes from traditional culture and according to their ethnographic properties: